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Scientific Name Pseudancistrus sp. (L251)   
Common Names L251, Ferskenplettet Sugemalle (Denmark)
Peach Spotted Pleco
Etymology Greek, pseudes = false + Greek, agkistron = hook or barb. "False Ancistrus", meaning that it is like an Ancistrus, but yet not quite. 
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Size 250mm or 9.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Pseudancistrus is the only genus of the Ancistrini (former Ancistrinae) that lacks evertible cheek plates. Because of this characteristic, it has at times been placed in the Hypostominae.
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Distribution Brazil, Pará, Rio Erepecuru
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Trombetas, Erepecuru (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
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Last Update 2022 Jan 19 11:16 (species record created: 2006 Dec 27 21:08)